After 6 hours at work listening to the incessant news of the deadly attack at Paris head-office of Charlie Hebdo-the known French satirical magazine-I finally reached Place de la Republique where hundreds have gathered to commemorate the 12 victims and to show freedom of expression still lives. In few hours Paris’ most active citizens have… Read More CHARLIE n’est pas mort!
As most of you probably know, at the end of May 2013, over five-hundred-million European citizens will have the opportunity to vote for their representatives at the European Parliament. However, most of them are unaware of the current political climate which is likely to shape the current European Parliamentary elections and to define the political… Read More EU Parliament Elections Draw Near and Far-Right Parties Become More Popular
Do you remember when Malta refused to welcome refugees in August (2013)? Hundreds of immigrants who were seeking for help offshore, coming from war-torn countries, poverty and precarious living conditions with no human and/or civil rights. Then Italy took the ‘burden’, as many politicians addressed to the issue, and hosted them; 600 immigrants only on 15… Read More Citizenship for sale and more refugees on the wave.